Animal Joy: Protect Your Pet From Extreme Cold

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“All beings tremble before violence. 
All fear death, all love life. See 
yourself in others. Then whom can 
you hurt? What harm can you do?”
 – Buddha It’s no coincidence that I came across this article from The Humane Society of the United States about protecting our pets from frigid winter temperatures. I posted it […]

This Is Factory Farming

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Warning: Contains Graphic Footage. Undercover video footage at “Wyoming Premium Farms” revealing egregious cruelty and filthy conditions at a Wyoming pig breeding facility owned by a supplier for Tyson Foods. Bacon could never taste that Good. I’ve had an emotional morning. I didn’t want to watch the video on how pigs are treated in factory […]

Animal Joy Sees No Joy in New HBO Series

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Please read the article by DawnWatch and sign the petition. Very few signatures are still in need to get the attention of those in charge at HBO. The new series, Luck, is killing horses just like real barbaric horse racing does. Read below and please sign. Thank you! When I learned that HBO was planning […]

Be a Hero for Animals

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A dog named Honey found her hero this past summer. Honey was one of twenty dogs our Animal Rescue Team saved from dogfighting in Indiana this past July. She was weak and injured after spending most of her life either staked in a yard or fighting for her life in a bloody pit. She had […]

Kentucky Woman Charged in Puppy Mill Case; Neglected Dogs Receiving Care

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Earlier this month, News Alert reported that the ASPCA Field Investigations and Response Team was on the ground in Rowan County, Kentucky, caring for more than 100 dogs rescued from a puppy mill. Soon after, the owner of those dogs, Patricia Blevins, was arrested. She now faces a whopping 46 counts of animal cruelty. Blevins, […]

Stop Animal Cruelty This Summer

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Every day, hundreds of animals are abused. It breaks my heart to think of dogs, cats, and other pets dying of starvation, over-heating, and loneliness. The summer months are one of the cruelest times for cats, dogs and other animals here in Michigan. Dogs are chained up outside, left in the sweltering heat, with no […]

So You Say Your A Vegetarian? Really BE A Vegetarian!

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What’s all the vegetarian talk about lately? Do you know what you’re actually saying when you say: “I’m a vegetarian. I could NEVER eat meat.” Or “How could anyone eat meat? The poor cow.” as the person polishes off his or her DQ in a cone. “I just never felt like I could eat an […]

New ASPCA Program Takes Action to Prevent Animal Hoarding

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It happens more often than you might think: ASPCA Humane Law Enforcement (HLE) Agents receive a call about a New York City resident who, like thousands of hoarders nationwide, is housing more animals than he can care for adequately. The Agents arrive at the scene to find that, while the situation doesn’t violate the law, […]

Microchip Helps Humane Society Find Dog’s Owner – A Heart Warming Story!

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It was a response the Humane Society of Portage County staff could hardly believe. “When we called her, there was silence on the end of the phone,” Executive Director Jennifer Blum said. “The owner said, ‘His name is Jack, and he’s been missing for three years.’” Jack is a golden Labrador the Humane Society picked up […]

“Dancing Shrimp” This is Despicable!

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Now, I’ve heard it all! Did you know that in this country, yes, the United States, people are eating LIVE shrimp? Something that is huge in Thailand and Japan just doesn’t seem right to many of us here in the U.S. People squeeze lemon juice onto the shrimps’ exposed flesh, which makes them writhe in […]